Maoist arrested in Garhwa
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Last Updated: Saturday, November 24, 2012, 12:00
  
Garwha (Jharkhand): A self-styled area commander of the CPI (Maoist) has been arrested from the forests of Bilaiti Khair in the Maoist-hit Garhwa district, the police said here Saturday.

On a tip-off that Mukhlal Yadav was in the forest area, the security forces conducted raids and apprehended the Maoist yesterday, according to Superintendent of Police Michael S Raj.

"A gun and 1,540 cartridges were seized from his possession," the SP said.

The arrest came on the eve of the Maoists' Week from November 24 to 30.

PTI


First Published: Saturday, November 24, 2012, 12:00


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